Taliban, roaming Afghan cities amid Eid euphoria, rule out ceasefire extension

People celebrate ceasefire in Rodat district of Nangarhar province, Afghanistan June 16, 2018.REUTERS/Parwiz

KABUL (Reuters) – Taliban militants headed into cities across Afghanistan on Sunday as they celebrated their Eid ceasefire with feasts and selfies, raising questions about what happens when the ceasefire ends at midnight. President Ashraf Ghani said he would extend a government ceasefire on Saturday and urged the Taliban to do the same, garnering praise […]

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